Committee on International Radiology Education (CIRE)


Responsible for (a) implementing Board-authorized programs designed to educate and train qualified international radiologists on issues, skills, and technologies not readily available to them, particularly those in low resource nations; (b) pursuing programs, including electronic applications for distance learning, to enhance and elevate the level of radiologic education in low resource nations; (c) providing educational programs and materials at the RSNA annual meeting to raise awareness of RSNA involvement in international education and outreach, as well as spotlighting relevant issues identified through committee programs; and (d) advising the RSNA Board on international issues in radiology education and research. Member duties: participating on at least one subcommittee is expected -- Derek Harwood-Nash (DHN) International Fellowship Program, Introduction to Research for International Young Academics (IRIYA), Education Materials & Journal Awards Program, Global Learning Centers (GLC) Program

Claudio Silva Fuente-Alba, MD, MSc, Chairman
Santiago, chile

Omolola M. Atalabi, MBBS, Member
Ibadan, Oyo State nigeria

Guillermo Elizondo-Riojas, MD, PhD, Member
Monterrey, NL mexico

Ernst Garcon, MD, Member
New York, NY

Nitin P. Ghonge, MD, Member
New Delhi, Delhi india

Judy W. Gichoya, MBChB, MS, Member
Atlanta, GA

Sarwat Hussain, MD, Member
Richmond, VA

Musturay Karcaaltincaba, MD, Member
Ankara, turkey

Jeffrey B. Mendel, MD, Member
West Newton, MA

Giovanni Morana, MD, Member
Treviso, TV italy

Sergey Morozov, MD, MPH, Member
Moscow, russian federation

Mini V. Pakkal, FRCR, MBBS, Member
Toronto, ON canada

Jean-Pierre Tasu, MD, PhD, Member
Poitiers, france

Thazin Than, MBBS, PhD, Member
Yangon, Yangon myanmar

James M. Kofler Jr, PhD, Member/Physics
Jacksonville, FL

Carlo Catalano, MD, ESR Representative
Rome, RM italy

Umar Mahmood, MD, PhD, Board Liaison
Winchester, MA

Meaghan Roche , Staff Contact
Oak Brook, IL